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February 2nd, 2014

JAPANESE GOVERNMENT MEXT SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2014 JAPANESE STUDIES STUDENTS & TEACHER TRAINING STUDENTS

Embassy of Japan in Saudi Arabia will offer scholarship program. Applicants must prepare all the necessary documents and the documents have to be delivered to Embassy of Japan before February 27th (Thu)

Address of Embassy of Japan

Culture Section, Embassy of Japan in Saudi Arabia
A-11 Diplomatic Quarter, P.O. Box 4095, Riyadh 11491

ATTENTION
Any delay on the arrival of the documents or any missing document will result automatic failure. The submitted documents will NOT be returned to the applicant.

JAPANESE STUDIES STUDENTS

Eligibility: Applicants must be Saudi citizens who were born between April 2nd, 1984 and April 1st, 1996. Applicants must be enrolled as undergraduate students in faculties or schools which major in Japanese language or Japanese culture in a university outside Japan. Upon the completion of the program, applicant must return to the original university he/she used to study. Please make sure to read the guideline for the further information.

Contents of Program: Study the program that University provide for a period of 1 year.

1. Schedule

February 27th (Thu) Final date for application submission
Before March 6th (Thu)  Result Announcement (Application Screening)
March 16th (Sun) Written Exam and Interview at the Japanese Embassy in Riyadh
March 18th (Tue) Result Announcement (Embassy of Japan will contact you by phone or email)
Late May 2014 Final Result Announcement (Embassy of Japan will contact you by phone or email)
October  2014 Departure to Japan

 

2. Documents to be submitted

Guideline for the Application[PDF

1 Application From (Prescribed forms)[word][PDF 2 Originals
2 Placement Preference Application Form [word][PDF]) 1 Originals
Photograph or digital image (should be attached on each Application form and Placement Preference Application form. Size 4.5 x 3.5cm, upper half body, full-faced) 3
3 Certified of academic transcript from the university the applicant is currently attending 1 original 1 copy
4 Certificate university enrollment 1 original 1 copy
5 Recommendation from the head of or academic advisor at the university currently attending (any form will be accepted) 1 original 1 copy
6 Medical certificate (prescribed form) [PDF] 1 original 1 copy
7 If the applicant has qualifications concerning Japanese-language ability, documented proof of such qualifications 1 original 1 copy

** Number the document 1 through 6 in the right upper corner**

3. Examination

Examination will be Japanese written examination.

2007 Exam (PDF)   Answers (PDF)
2008 Exam (PDF)   Answers (PDF)

4. List of Universities which accept students for the program

Download from here

TEACHER TRAINING STUDENTS

Eligibility: Applicant must be Saudi citizens who were born after April 2nd, 1979. Applicant must be a graduate of universities or teacher training schools and have worked as teachers at elementary or secondary educational institutions or teacher training schools in their home countries for in 5 years total as of April 1st, 2014 (University faculty members are not eligible).  Please make sure to read the guideline for the further information.


Contents of Program:Study the program that University provide for a period of 1 year. This program is not designed to acquire Master/PhD degree. 

1. Schedule

February 27th (Thu) Final date for application submission
Before March 6th (Thu)  Result Announcement (Application Screening)
March 16th (Sun) Written Exam and Interview at the Japanese Embassy in Riyadh
March 18th (Tue) Result Announcement (Embassy of Japan will contact you by phone or email)
Late May 2014 Final Result Announcement (Embassy of Japan will contact you by phone or email)
October  2014 Departure to Japan


2. Documents to be submitted

Guideline for the Application[PDF

1 Application From  (Prescribed forms) [word][PDF 2 original
2 Placement Preference Application form (Prescribed forms)[word][PDF 1 original
Photograph or digital image (should be attached on each Application form and Placement Preference Application form. Size 4.5 x 3.5cm, upper half body, full-faced) 3
3 Certified grade transcript for each academic year and the diploma from the last university attended (issued by that university) 1 original 1 copy
4 Certificate of employment (issued by the present employer) 1 original 1 copy
5 Recommendation from the head of the department that the applicant belong to (any form will be accepted) 1 original 1 copy
6 Medical certificate (prescribed form)[PDF] 1 original 1 copy

** Number the document 1 through 6 in the right upper corner**

3. Examination

Examination will be English and Japanese written examination.

4. List of Universities which accept students for the program

Download from here


 

For any inquiry, please contact info@rd.mofa.go.jp

 

(c) Embassy of Japan in Saudi Arabia